Category Archives: News

25 May
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CAN Council Program Director recognized by National CASA Association for Children

CAN Council Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) Program Director, Katherine Griffiths, has received two highly-commendable distinguishments through the National CASA Association for Children. Griffiths is one of 12 selected among 45 applicants to participate in Loyola University’s Children’s Law and ...

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05 May
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Mandated Reporter Training for Medical Professionals

ONLINE TRAINING • WEDNESDAY, MAY 26 • 6-8PMThis two-hour online training educates medical professionals and other mandated reporters on how to recognize and properly report child abuse and neglect. Mandated reporters are people who, because of their profession, are legally ...

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30 Nov
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This Giving Tuesday, give hope to a child in your community.

Meet Hannah. She appears to be like any other elementary student. Her bubbly personality, her mismatched socks, the scrunchy in her hair – it all fits in with the crowd. It’s the abuse and trauma that she’s survived that’s unique to ...

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06 Apr
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An open letter from our President/CEO.

Dear CAN Council Supporters, No matter our differences, the Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation has presented us all with a unifying concern. During this time of great uncertainty, it’s important to me that you know our CAN Council is continuing to take ...

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06 Feb
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CAN Council Names Suzanne Greenberg 2020 Child Advocate of the Year

The CAN Council will honor its former President/CEO, Suzanne Greenberg, as the 2020 Child Advocate of the Year. The award honors an outstanding individual or group for being extraordinarily committed to making the Great Lakes Bay Region a better place ...

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10 Oct
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CAN Council GLBR Expands to Huron County

The CAN Council Great Lakes Bay Region is expanding its Children’s Advocacy Center and Child Abuse Prevention Education programming into Huron County through an affiliation with the Huron County Child Abuse/Neglect Council. With a new office at 219 E. Huron ...

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